26 avril 2011

A Kraak blue and white dish. Late Ming Dynasty

A Kraak blue and white dish. Late Ming Dynasty. Photo Bonhams Decorated with panels depicting Scholars objects and floral designs 50cm (nearly 20in) diameter. Estimate: £1,500 - 2,000, HKD 19,000 - 25,000 Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 9 May 2011, Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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26 avril 2011

A late Ming blue and white kendi of typical form. Wanli

A late Ming blue and white kendi of typical form. Wanli. Photo Bonhams Decorated with panels of flower arrangement, and other objects. About 23cm (9in) high. Estimate: £1,200 - 1,500, HKD 15,000 - 19,000 Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 9 May 2011, Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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26 avril 2011

A blue and white saucer dish. Shunzhi, circa 1660

A blue and white saucer dish. Shunzhi, circa 1660. Photo Bonhams Brightly painted in a wet blue with a large central cartouche of three tree peony blooms, below a cloud-collar band. 35cm (13¾in) diam. Estimate: £2,000 - 3,000, HKD 25,000 - 38,000 Chinese & other Asian Works of Art, 9 May 2011, Knightsbridge www.bonhams.com
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25 avril 2011

A rare blue and white porcelain export dish for the Portuguese market, China, Wanli period, ca. 1590 .

A rare blue and white porcelain export dish for the Portuguese market, China, Wanli period, ca. 1590 . © 2011 Nagel - Auctions D. 36,5 cm - Estimate 9000 € Property from an European private collection For a similar dish see 'Du Tage a la Mer, Une Epopee Portugaise', Paris 1992, pl. 41 Nagel Auctions. Asian Art. May 6th 2011 www.auction.de
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25 avril 2011

Three blue and white Kraak porcelains, China, Wanli period

A deep blue and white Kraak porcelain bowl, China, Wanli period. © 2011 Nagel - Auctions D. 20,6 cm - Good condition. Estimate 2500 € Property from a Scandinavian private collection A blue and white Kraak porcelain dish with bird and flowers, China, Wanli period. © 2011 Nagel - Auctions D. 35,8 cm - Restored crack to rim. Estimate 1200 € Property from an old North German private collection A blue and white 'Kraak' porcelain plate with scholar, China, Wanli period. © 2011 Nagel - Auctions D. 35,8 cm - Few tiny rim frits or... [Lire la suite]
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12 avril 2011

Ten best of Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art @ Sotheby's Hong Kong

An Extremely Rare And Magnificent Robin’s Egg And Famille-Rose Revolving Vase. Seal Mark And Period of Qianlong. Photo Sotheby's ingeniously crafted from three separate pieces fitted together, the freely turning body of globular form covered allover in a finely mottled turquoise and purple glaze, set between a ruby-ground neck and foot, the flared neck defly painted with scattered torch ginger lilies and lotus flowers borne on acathus leaf stems reserved on a sgraffiato feather ground incised through the ruby ground, flanked... [Lire la suite]
02 avril 2011

A blue and white sleeve vase. Transitional period.

A blue and white sleeve vase. Transitional period. photo Sotheby's of slender cylindrical form, painted with a scene of an official receiving a scholar and his acolyte while holding a sprig of flowers in his hand, two attendants stand closely behind bearing wrapped gifts, all within a garden landscape with craggy rockwork and various trees including pine, willow, and plantain, the waisted neck further painted with four leafy sprigs of blossoming tulips; height 16 1/2 in., 42 cm. Estimate 35,000—45,000 USD.. Lot Sold  68,500... [Lire la suite]
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02 avril 2011

Two Blue and White 'Dragon' Bowls. Jiajing mark and period & Wanli Mark and Period

A Blue and White 'Dragon' Bowl. Jiajing mark and period. photo Sotheby's the deep rounded sides rising from a short slightly tapering foot, the exterior painted in shades of bright cobalt-blue with two dragons striding amidst wisps of clouds, dividied by lingzhi issuing from rockwork, framing a single fu and shou character, the interior with a circular medallion enclosing a sinuous dragon amidst ruyi clouds: diameter 7 1/8 in., 18.2 cm. Estimate 30,000—40,000 USD. Lot Sold 92,500 USD A Fine Blue and White 'Dragon'... [Lire la suite]
27 mars 2011

A large blue and white 'Dragon' jar. Jiajing mark and period

A large blue and white 'Dragon' jar. Jiajing mark and period. photo Sotheby's the broad swelling shoulders tapering to a flat and slightly recessed foot, surmounted by a short, wide neck with a lipped rim, boldly painted in a rich cobalt blue with four supple leaping dragons separated by winged phoenix and cranes in flight among cloud scrolls, above a border of ruyi lappets enclosed within double and triple line borders; height 16 1/4 in., 41.3 cm. Estimate 30,000—50,000 USD. Lot Sold 362,500 USD PROVENANCE: Sotheby's New... [Lire la suite]
18 mars 2011

Jorge Welsh Oriental Porcelain & Works of Art @ TEFAF Maastrich 2011

    Blue and White Jar, Ming dynasty ca. 1610-1630. © 2011 Jorge Welsh Oriental Porcelain and Works of Art Jorge Welsh, Oriental Porcelain & Works of Art will participate in the 24th annual TEFAF Maastricht Fair, in Maastricht, TheNetherlands, the most prestigious art and antiques fair in the world. Amongst an important collection of objects from Africa, India, China and Japan on display during the Fair, will be two particularly outstanding examples. The first is a blue and white porcelain jar that was... [Lire la suite]